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Is travelling popular nowadays? What means of travelling do you know? How do you like to travel? What is the best time for travelling? What is the fastest way of travelling? What kind of travelling is popular for pleasure trips? What kinds of travelling are popular for business trips?
Describe ways of travelling. Travelling by bus by car by train by plane by ship by bicycle by motorcycle on foot on horseback is the most dangerous the safest the fastest the slowest the most expensive the cheapest the most comfortable the most uncomfortable the most exciting the most boring the best the worst
Speaking People like alone Usually on business with friends they travel for pleasure to travel with parents in search of advantages with a dog out of curiosity with grandparents to see the beauty of the world When they go shopping Because exciting travel they meet new people travelling is useful like to make new friends fascinating go sightseeing enjoyable learn about traditions of their countries good for health But disappointing Travelling broadens our outlook sometimes expensive gives us life experience it can be dangerous leaves unforgettable impressions troublesome helps us explore the world tiring allows us to understand other people better
Read the text Travelling is very popular nowadays. Go to a railway station, a port or an airport in this country or abroad and you will see hundreds of people who want to go somewhere and to get there as quickly as possible. The fastest way of travelling is by plane. With a modern airliner you can travel in one hour to a place which takes a day to travel by train. Travelling by train is slower than by plane, but it never theless has its advantages. You can see the country you are travelling through and not only the clouds as you are flying. There are sleepers and dining-cars in passenger trains which make even the longest journey enjoyable. Some people like to travel by ship and enjoy a sea voyage or a river trip. Many people like to travel by car. Travelling by car also has its advantages: you will never miss your train, ship or plane; you can make your own time-table; you can stop wherever you wish. Travelling by car is popular for pleasure trips while people usually take a train or a plane when they are travel ling on business. Travelling means getting about town too. There are many ways of getting about town. You may use tram, bus and trolley-bus routes, taxi service or the Metro. Trams, trolley-buses and buses stop to pick up passen gers at special stops. Sometimes the tram, bus or trolley-bus you are on do not take you right to the place you want to go. In this case you have to take another tram, bus or trolley-bus. It means you have to change trams, buses or trolley-buses. In the Metro we often have to change for other lines.
After-reading activity A) agree or disagree Travelling is very popular nowadays. The fastest way of travelling is by train. Travelling by plane is slower than by train. Travelling by car hasn’t got any advantages. Travelling means getting about the town, too.
Listening Listen to the short descriptions of different ways of travelling and guess each kind of travelling. Put the numbers of the descriptions into the table. By plane By train By ship By car On foot 1 4 5 2 3